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BRITISH TOURISM WEEK, 15-21 MARCH

EDM (Early Day Motion) 917: tabled on 23 February 2010

Tabled in the 2009-10 session.

This motion has been signed by 58 Members. It has not yet had any amendments submitted.

As this motion is using historical data, we may not have the record of the original ordering, in which case signatories are listed alphabetically.

Motion text

That this House celebrates the fourth annual British Tourism Week which raises local, regional, national and international awareness of the size, value and importance of Britain's £114 billion visitor economy; commends the associations organising the events for highlighting the contribution made by businesses large and small, public and commercial to this important industry for the UK; joins the organisers in their awareness of the interdependability of the various sectors which have an impact on the appeal of Britain as a tourist destination, such as transport, tour operators, accommodation and attractions; recognises the importance of enhancing Britain's image as a place to visit in the run-up to the London 2012 Olympic Games; and encourages hon. Members to pledge to offer support at all levels to the make the week a success and the outcomes productive.

The first 6 Members who have signed to support the motion are the sponsors. The primary sponsor is generally the person who tabled the motion and has responsibility for it. The date shown is when the Member signed the motion.

In addition to the sponsors, the following Members have signed to support the motion.

Anderson, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 8 March 2010
Blaydon
Anderson, Janet
Labour
Signed on 26 February 2010
Rossendale and Darwen
Baldry, Tony
Conservative
Signed on 25 February 2010
Banbury
Borrow, Mr David S.
Labour
Signed on 1 March 2010
South Ribble
Bottomley, Sir Peter
Conservative
Signed on 24 February 2010
Worthing West
Brake, Tom
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 25 February 2010
Carshalton and Wallington
Breed, Mr Colin
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 1 March 2010
South East Cornwall
Burt, Lorely
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 24 February 2010
Solihull
Campbell, Mr Gregory
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 24 February 2010
East Londonderry
Campbell, Mr Ronnie
Labour
Signed on 24 February 2010
Blyth Valley
Carmichael, Mr Alistair
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 26 February 2010
Orkney and Shetland
Caton, Mr Martin
Labour
Signed on 1 March 2010
Gower
Cook, Frank
Labour
Signed on 3 March 2010
Stockton North
Corbyn, Jeremy
Labour
Signed on 24 February 2010
Islington North
Cryer, Mrs Ann
Labour
Signed on 24 February 2010
Keighley
Cummings, John
Labour
Signed on 2 March 2010
Easington
Davies, Dai
Independent
Signed on 25 February 2010
Blaenau Gwent
Dean, Mrs Janet
Labour
Signed on 25 February 2010
Burton
Dodds, Mr Nigel
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 26 February 2010
Belfast North
Drew, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 24 February 2010
Stroud
Etherington, Bill
Labour
Signed on 3 March 2010
Sunderland North
George, Andrew
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 5 March 2010
St Ives
Godsiff, Mr Roger
Labour
Signed on 9 March 2010
Birmingham, Sparkbrook and Small Heath
Hancock, Mr Mike
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 24 February 2010
Portsmouth South
Howells, Dr Kim
Labour
Signed on 9 March 2010
Pontypridd
Illsley, Mr Eric
Labour
Signed on 8 March 2010
Barnsley Central
Jenkins, Mr Brian
Labour
Signed on 25 February 2010
Tamworth
Jones, Lynne
Labour
Signed on 24 February 2010
Birmingham, Selly Oak
Leech, Mr John
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 24 February 2010
Manchester, Withington
Lepper, David
Labour
Signed on 24 February 2010
Brighton, Pavilion
MacNeil, Mr Angus
Scottish National Party
Signed on 2 March 2010
Na h-Eileanan an Iar
Marsden, Mr Gordon
Labour
Signed on 3 March 2010
Blackpool South
McCrea, Rev Dr William
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 4 March 2010
South Antrim
McDonnell, John
Labour
Signed on 24 February 2010
Hayes and Harlington
McIsaac, Shona
Labour
Signed on 7 April 2010
Cleethorpes
Moore, Mr Michael
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 22 March 2010
Berwickshire, Roxburgh and Selkirk
Moss, Mr Malcolm
Conservative
Signed on 26 February 2010
North East Cambridgeshire
Murphy, Mr Denis
Labour
Signed on 1 March 2010
Wansbeck
Pelling, Mr Andrew
Independent
Signed on 7 April 2010
Croydon Central
Riordan, Mrs Linda
Labour
Signed on 23 March 2010
Halifax
Rosindell, Andrew
Conservative
Signed on 4 March 2010
Romford
Sanders, Mr Adrian
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 24 February 2010
Torbay
Sheridan, Jim
Labour
Signed on 25 February 2010
Paisley and Renfrewshire North
Simpson, Alan
Labour
Signed on 24 February 2010
Nottingham South
Spink, Bob
Independent
Signed on 24 February 2010
Castle Point
Wareing, Mr Robert N.
Independent
Signed on 4 March 2010
Liverpool, West Derby
Weir, Mr Mike
Scottish National Party
Signed on 4 March 2010
Angus
Williams, Mrs Betty
Labour
Signed on 1 March 2010
Conwy
Williams, Mark
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 25 February 2010
Ceredigion
Williams, Stephen
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 24 February 2010
Bristol West
Winterton, Ann
Conservative
Signed on 25 February 2010
Congleton
Winterton, Sir Nicholas
Conservative
Signed on 24 February 2010
Macclesfield

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.